Campaign: Fair & Just Society

Ban Foie Gras

Ontario needs to step up and ban the production and sale of foie gras. This practice is barbaric and immensely traumatic for the ducks. The conditions are filthy, crowded and there is a complete disregard for the pain and suffering inherent to foie gras production.

 

Here is an example of some of the cruelty in Quebec:

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Factory Farming needs Enforceable Regulations

There are currently no laws regulating the treatment of animals on farms - all are voluntary. Standard production methods aimed at increasing profit and reducing the from their birth to our plate, make the lives of these animals short and painful. Animals are not simply production units - they are living beings that feel pain and need our protection. Government must regulate the factory farm industry as it does so ...more »

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Don't let the SPCA seize and euthanize dogs that are loved

We should amend the OSPCA Act to require that any shelter in Ontario that wishes to euthanize a dog, has the permission of it's attending veterinarian or it's owner. The SPCA is required to get the consent of a veterinarian, but for whatever reason, they seem to be writing a lot of blank cheques recently. A woman named Gianna Tramontin left her 16 year old Husky in the backyard with some water and went to work. The ...more »

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100% Transpareny in Food Production

It seems to me that a basic human right should be the ability to know everything about the production of the food we eat, yet this is not even close to the way it is. There is too much secrecy surrounding the handling of animals, which if unchecked could mean extensive cruelty towards the animals that people consume. Certified Groups should have access to farms and be able to see what is taking place. Hiding behind safety ...more »

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Campaign: Education

Educate people about compassion

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Campaign: Education

New School Course called "Compassion"

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